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Using exactly the same words; corresponding word for word
jocund
showing high-spirited merriment
confection
putting together from varied material
red herring
Something that draws attention away from the central issue.
recalcitrant
difficult to manage or operate
magnum opus
a great work
forlorn
sad and lonely because of isolation or desertion
probity
Complete honesty
indubitable
UNQUESTIONABLE
exculpate
to clear from alleged fault or guilt
demagogue
a leader who makes use of popular prejudices and false claims and promises in order to gain power
proclivity
natural tendency